How Elon Musk is driving the future of space travel

For Elon Musk, the founder and CEO of SpaceX, getting NASA astronauts to the International Space Station is just one small step for private space travel. The charismatic and controversial billionaire envisions future trips to the moon, Mars and beyond. Read more: https://wapo.st/2LWKeEw. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on … Read more How Elon Musk is driving the future of space travel

BREAKING NEWS: Minister resigns over Dominic Cummings’ lockdown trips

Douglas Ross has resigned over Dominic Cummings’ lockdown trips, piling more pressure on the Prime Minister to sack his top aide. The outgoing Scotland Office junior minister said the embattled adviser’s claim he had a valid excuse to travel during the coronavirus outbreak was “not shared by the vast majority of people who have done … Read more BREAKING NEWS: Minister resigns over Dominic Cummings’ lockdown trips

China Europe freight train service registers growth amid pandemic

The China-Europe freight train service has registered growth during the COVID-19 pandemic. Data from the China Railway Corporation shows that China-Europe freight trains made 3,626 trips from January 1 to May 22, up 26 percent year on year. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP … Read more China Europe freight train service registers growth amid pandemic

UK PM’s top adviser Dominic Cummings says he ‘doesn’t regret’ breaking corona lockdown | ABC News

Boris Johnson’s most senior adviser has refused to apologise for driving more than 400 kilometres during the UK’s strict coronavirus lockdown to stay at his parents’ property. Dominic Cummings, who is credited with helping deliver the Prime Minister a resounding 2019 election victory, said he believed he had not broken the lockdown rules and acted … Read more UK PM’s top adviser Dominic Cummings says he ‘doesn’t regret’ breaking corona lockdown | ABC News

Dominic Cummings says he ‘behaved reasonably’ after making two lockdown trips

Dominic Cummings insists that what he did was reasonable under the circumstances. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) With a touch of defiance, he said there was “no regulation covering the situation” he found himself in. He blamed the media for stoking public anger against him. And he revealed that the Prime Minister had known he had driven to … Read more Dominic Cummings says he ‘behaved reasonably’ after making two lockdown trips

BREAKING: Dominic Cummings full statement: ‘The rules allowed me to exercise my judgement’

The PM’s chief adviser Dominic Cummings said he behaved ‘reasonably and legally’ and offered no apology in a public statement. He gave a detailed account of his trips to and from Durham, denying some accusations that he was there after the 13th of April. Mr Cummings said he did not tell Boris Johnson about his … Read more BREAKING: Dominic Cummings full statement: ‘The rules allowed me to exercise my judgement’

Boris Johnson: Dominic Cummings followed ‘instincts of every father’ in lockdown

The prime minister has said his chief aide Dominic Cummings acted ‘responsibly, legally and with integrity’ when he decided to travel to Durham with his wife and son after his wife contracted Covid-19. Boris Johnson’s support comes after a number of MPs from all parties have called for Cummings’s resignation following allegations he made a … Read more Boris Johnson: Dominic Cummings followed ‘instincts of every father’ in lockdown

Boris Johnson says Dominic Cummings will not be ‘marked down’ for lockdown rule breaking

The prime minister has said his chief aid Dominic Cummings acted ‘responsibly, legally and with integrity’ when he decided to travel to Durham with his wife and son after his wife contracted Covid-19. Boris Johnson’s support comes after a number of MPs from all parties have called for Cummings’ resignation following allegations that he made … Read more Boris Johnson says Dominic Cummings will not be ‘marked down’ for lockdown rule breaking

With Holidays ‘Likely’ Cancelled Should You Pay Off Your Trip Abroad? | This Morning

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1JM41yF On Tuesday, Matt Hancock warned that summer is cancelled this year, and international holidays are unlikely. So why are holidaymakers being ‘pressured’ into handing over thousands of pounds for trips that are unlikely to go ahead? Simon Calder joins us with the latest from the travel industry, alongside one of … Read more With Holidays ‘Likely’ Cancelled Should You Pay Off Your Trip Abroad? | This Morning

World heritage grottoes in China reopen after 108 days

The Mogao Grottoes, a renowned UNESCO World Heritage site in the city of Dunhuang, northwest China’s Gansu Province, partially reopened on Sunday, ending its 108-day closure due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The reopening comes with a host of epidemic prevention measures. All visitors are required to reserve tickets ahead of their trips, and only 1,800 … Read more World heritage grottoes in China reopen after 108 days

Weather playing a positive factor in Chiefs 2020 schedule | SportsCenter

The Kansas City Chiefs should benefit from traveling to cold weather cities earlier in the season and then will make two trips to Florida later in the year expecting the Chiefs to benefit from weather conditions in their hopeful run to another Super Bowl. Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to … Read more Weather playing a positive factor in Chiefs 2020 schedule | SportsCenter

Holiday expected to boost passenger flow

With China entering the phase of regular epidemic prevention and control, the upcoming five-day International Labor Day holiday is expected to be a “Golden Week” for tourism and consumer spending. China’s Ministry of Transport expects the country to see 117 million passenger trips during the holiday, or over 23 million trips per day. Subscribe to … Read more Holiday expected to boost passenger flow

Thousands queue for food in South Africa amid lockdown

Thousands of people queued on Wednesday (April 29) for food parcels amid lockdown in the South African city of Centurion. Drone footage showed thousands standing a in queue that stretched for 4 kilometres. Various private businesses donated 8,000 food hampers which were distributed in the informal settlement of Mooiplaas South Africa has spent five weeks … Read more Thousands queue for food in South Africa amid lockdown

Firms issued with official warning in refunds battle amid coronavirus pandemic | ITV News

A multi-billion pound battle for travel refunds intensified on Thursday, with an official warning that firms who break the rules will be taken to court. The UK’s most powerful fair trade watchdog – The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) – has opened an investigation into the holiday accommodation sector. Millions of customers have had trips … Read more Firms issued with official warning in refunds battle amid coronavirus pandemic | ITV News